RBI Assistants 2022 Notification Out ! 950 Vacancies !

RBI has released the Recruitment Notification for the Post of Assistants 2021. While the notification is out now ie in 2022, the recruitment drive is for 2021, as mentioned in the notification. Total posts announced are 950.

Selection for the post will be through a country-wide competitive examination in two phases i.e. Preliminary and Main examination followed by a Language Proficiency Test (LPT).

(A) Important Dates :

Website Link Open & Payment of Examination Fees Online - 17.02.2022 to 08.03.2022

Schedule of Online Preliminary Test (Tentative) : March 26 & 27, 2022

Schedule of Online Main Test (Tentative) : May 2022

(B) Pay Scale :

At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments for Assistants will be approximately ₹ 45,050/-.

(C) Eligibility Criteria ( As on 01.02.2022):

(a) Age : Between 20 and 28 years

(b) Educational Qualifications : (i) At least a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in aggregate. Knowledge of word processing.

ii) Candidates applying for a post in a particular recruiting office should be proficient in the language (i.e. know to read, write, speak and understand the language) of the state/ any of the states falling under the recruiting office.

(D) Scheme of Selection :

a. Preliminary examination

Sr. No. Name of Tests(Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

b. Main examination

a. Preliminary examination

Sr. No. Name of Tests(Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 Test of Reasoning 40 40 30 minutes
2 Test of English Language 40 40 30 minutes
3 Test of Numerical Ability 40 40 30 minutes
4 Test of General Awareness 40 40 25 minutes
5 Test of Computer Knowledge 40 40 20 minutes
Total 200 20040 135 minutes
  • Language Proficiency Test (LPT) - The candidates provisionally shortlisted from the main on-line examination will have to undergo a language proficiency test (LPT). The language proficiency test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned as detailed below). Candidate not proficient in the Official / Local Language shall be disqualified.
  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests (Preliminary and Main examination).1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates will have to pass in each of the objective tests of the online examinations.

(E) Vacancies:

Click here for details of state wise vacancies :https://opportunities.rbi.org.in/Scripts/bs_viewcontent.aspx?Id=4085

(E) Application Fee :

- ₹ 50/- for SC/ST/PWD/EXS. (Intimation Charges)

- ₹ 450/- for OBC/General/EWS candidates (Examination fees and Intimation Charges)

(F) Helpline: In case of any problem in filling up the form, payment of fee or receipt of call letter, queries may be made at candidate grievance Redressal cell http://cgrs.ibps.in/.. Candidates should mention ‘RBI Assistant Examination- 2021’ in the subject box of the email.